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Scott Adsit to Play Sam Adams in AMC Pilot 'We Hate Paul Revere'

Former 30 Rock and Second City star Scott Adsit has a new television role lined up. Deadline reports that Adsit has been cast in AMC's in-the-works comedy pilot called We Hate Paul Revere, which follows two anti-Revere brothers in Colonial Boston. Ron Livingston was cast as Revere last month, while Adsit will play Founding Father Sam Adams. We Hate Paul Revere will be directed by SNL, Funny or Die, and The Spoils of Babylon's Matt Piedmont.

Ron Livingston to Star in AMC's 'We Hate Paul Revere' Comedy Pilot

It's been over a year and a half since AMC announced that they were working on a Colonial Boston-themed comedy pilot by Whitney writer/producers Adrian Wenner and Ethan Sandler called We Hate Paul Revere, but today The Wrap reports that the network has finally signed on a star to play the titular role. Office Space's Ron Livingston has officially been cast to play Paul Revere in the show, while SNL, Funny or Die, and The Spoils of Babylon's Matt Piedmont will direct. Director/producer Troy Miller — who has worked on Arrested Development, Flight of the Conchords, Parks and Rec, and The Office — will also work as [...]

'We Hate Paul Revere' Might Be AMC's First Comedy

The AMC network has been dominating the TV drama world ever since Mad Men and Breaking Bad launched in 2007/08, but the network has yet to launch an original comedy to join its wave of critically-acclaimed dramas. That may change soon as AMC is developing a Colonial Boston sitcom called We Hate Paul Revere, Deadline reports. The show is created and produced by Adrian Wenner and Ethan Sandler, a duo who served as writer/producers on Whitney and TBS's My Boys, and it centers on two brothers in Colonial Boston who absolutely detest Paul Revere. Prior to them landing TV jobs, Wenner and Sandler's play Epitaph won awards at [...]